Responsible Banking

As part of its CRA efforts, NJCA advocates for local governments to leverage their assets to implement responsible banking policies and ordinances. This year NJCA’s ongoing work with Mayor Steven Fulop resulted in Jersey City offering to do more business with a bank if it would open a full service retail bank branch in an underserved community in that city. The bank responded to the pressure and opened the desperately needed branch.

For more information contact Beverly Brown Ruggia at beverly@njcitizenaction.org